Steve Ince




Gamewriter Bites!




"I craft stories, write and refine dialogue and develop interactive narrative that add value and player connectivity to character-driven games."

In all branches of interactive media, the growing significance of story and character means that finding an experienced writer with a proven track record can be vital to the success of your project.

  IP creation       Concepts and premises
  Story development       Interactive narrative
  Character development       Interactive dialogue
  Script editing       Proofreading

Whatever your game writing needs, Steve has the knowledge and experience to help refine your narrative project.



Steve is represented by the SMART Talent agency.


Steve is a full member of
The Writers' Guild of Great Britain.

Steve is also the Guild's
current Videogames Chair.

"It was fantastic for me to
work with such an experienced
writer who both writes well

knows what they want."
- Delyth Thomas,
TV and film director



11 Feb - School Talks
Steve is now available for talks in schools through Authors Aloud.


7 Sept - Book Offer
Steve's book, Writing for Video Games is 30% off when ordered from the publisher.


30 June - New Article
Steve has an article on Gamasutra - Her Story is not Your Story.


7-8July - Imaging the Future
Steve is taking part in the ITF Symposium in Switzerland.




"you ain't no fumble thumbs"
- Laura MacDonald, 2013



"It's always a great pleasure working with Steve and his scripts.
Steve is a true craftsman and master of story and character.  His dialogue writing is world-class and a delight to cast and record.
He deserves every plaudit.  He is a consummate professional
and I recommend him most highly."

- Mark Estdale, Outsource Media


Steve was nominated in the Best Videogame Script
category at the Writers' Guild of Great Britain Awards 2008
for his work on So Blonde

Steve's work also earned him a nomination in the Game Developers Choice Awards for the game, Broken Sword - The Sleeping Dragon.

He contributed to the same game being nominated for three BAFTAs. 


The Sleeping Dragon was also awarded Game of the Year by the
UK national newspaper, The Independent.


Writing for Video Games, the book by Steve, is available to buy.
For further information, please visit the book's own page, here.




"our heartfelt thanks for a job well done and for unprecedented commitment to a project we hold dear"
(The Witcher 2)

- CD Projekt RED & The Locoteam